Kristen Negrete

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Review: Straight Outta Compton finds new humanity in rap legends

This is the world N.W.A was born out of, and this is where <i>Straight Outta Compton</i> — named after N.W.A’s seminal debut album — begins. Given its historical context, as well as our current cultural climate, <i>Straight Outta Compton</i> could’ve played it completely straight. The story, like so many music …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Gloom, doom and Crater Lake

Crater Lake National Park in southern Oregon is famous for its deep, pure and blue lake -- and justifiably so, at least on blue-sky days.<p>But it was mostly stormy when I got up there in late May, so I saw a lot of <i>crater noi</i><i>r</i>: mist-shrouded slopes, dripping trees, low temperatures and ominous shadows …